HVAC

Burning Money: How to Keep Your Central Air Costs Low This Summer

Spring has finally sprung, so you know what that means: summer is right around the corner.

And while you may be ready to welcome the warmth of the summer sun with open arms, you might not be so welcoming when your electric bill finally arrives. What do you do when you want to stay cool on a […]

Spring is in the Air: Tips for Safely Switching from Heat to Air Conditioning

If you live in North America, you’ve probably noticed a curious thing happening: the sun is peeking out from behind the clouds, green things are starting to grow, and the threat of snow seems to have passed.

That’s right—it’s springtime! Time to shut off those furnaces and break out the t-shirts!

But don’t rush into turning on […]

Time for an Upgrade? 5 Signs it’s Time for HVAC Replacement

When you are trying to keep your home comfortable, it’s important that you get the best heating and cooling work you can find. 

Most importantly, you need to get an HVAC replacement when necessary. Taking too long to handle this sort of work means that your home will be a pain to live inside. 

Recognize these signs […]

Your Ultimate Guide to HVAC Preventative Maintenance

When’s the last time you thought about servicing your HVAC?

A surprise breakdown of your HVAC system isn’t a fun situation. This creates an uncomfortable situation for everyone in your house and can become costly to repair.

You can take preventative maintenance measures to help make sure that your HVAC is running smoothly year-round.

Here’s your ultimate guide […]

6 Common HVAC Terms That Everyone Should Know

If something goes wrong with your HVAC system, you’re not going to be a happy camper. You’re either going to be really cold or really hot.

So when the technician comes to repair things, you may not have the patience to really listen to what they say. Or you may not know the vocabulary.

That’s where we […]

How Much Do You Really Spend on Heating? Your Guide to Energy Efficiency

Would it surprise you to learn that the United States wastes more energy than any other country in the world?

In fact, we waste over half of all the energy we produce. That’s due to woefully inefficient appliances, poorly insulated buildings, and our own bad habits when it comes to turning off power supplies or running […]

Why You’re Changing Your HVAC Filter Less Often Than You Should

While frequency varies by unit, you need to replace your HVAC filter frequently to maintain safe operations. Dust and debris can lead to poor indoor air quality and unsafe operating conditions for your heating system. 

Homeowners are often surprised to learn that they should change their air filters at least every 3 months. And the cost […]

3 Need-to-Know Benefits of Insulating Your Attic

It’s that time of the month again. You open your mailbox, and the dreaded electricity bill is staring back at you.

You take it inside, shred it open, and groan at the number on the piece of paper. It feels like you’ve been trying to conserve energy by shutting lights off and turning up the air […]

Heating and Air: How HVAC Systems Can Save You Big

In the best of scenarios, an HVAC system can last between 15 and 25 years. Taking proper care of your heating and air system can save you a ton of money in the long run. You have to keep an eye on a number of factors such as bills, state of the equipment, and more.

The […]

How to Lower Your Power Bill This Winter

As winter grips the East Coast and Winter Storm Grayson leaves snow and wind in its wake, many of us will see an uptick in our power bill.

Did you know you can save a substantial amount of money by adopting a few home heating practices?

R & R Heating And Air is giving you the scoop […]